January 11, 2009 /
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Israeli private security guards chat with Israel Defence Force (IDF) soldiers behind the bars at Qalandia checkpoint. Image by Matt Kennard. West Bank, 2016.
October 27, 2016 /
Matt Kennard, Claire Provost
A massive army has been built up around the world, not to fight traditional wars, but to protect corporate assets around the world.
October 27, 2016 /
Libby Allen
Reporting to focus on impact of sand dredging along their Nigeria's southwest coast.
Palestinians line up at Qalandia checkpoint in Palestine to get through security and into Israel for a day's work. Image by Matt Kennard. Palestine, 2016.
October 27, 2016 / The Nation
Matt Kennard
By privatizing the occupation of Palestine, Israel has enriched the security industry and allowed the country to evade accountability for human rights violations.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reporter Mark Johnson greets Syrian refugee children in the Zaatari refugee camp about 90 minutes north of Amman, Jordan.
October 24, 2016
Mark Johnson
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reporter Mark Johnson discusses his reporting project, "The Healing," on the efforts of a Syrian-born pediatric neurologist to help refugees from Syria who are stuck in the...
Streetscape in Shivaji Nagar
October 11, 2016 / Untold Stories
Kate Petcosky-Kulkarni
Kate Petcosky-Kulkarni's photo essay explores the daily struggle of accessibility in India's largest city.
A prisoner at the Evarisio se Moraes Prison Complex in Rio de Janiero
October 11, 2016 / Untold Stories
Kate Toporski
Prisons can be cold, dark, scary places. But they can also be full of life. See how University of Michigan students work with theater in Brazilian prisons.
A mother in southern Ethiopia (right) underwent female genital mutilation as a young woman
October 7, 2016
Amy Yee
Female genital mutilation affects 200 million girls and women worldwide. But in Ethiopia, Bogaletch Gebre's nonprofit has reduced FGM in one region from 97 percent to 3 percent by working within...
‘When one door is closed, I seek another door.’ Image by Lucy Westcott.
October 7, 2016 / Financial Times
Amy Yee
Bogaletch Gebre has improved millions of lives in Ethiopia one respectful conversation at a time
Damage wreaked on Turkey's sovereign parliament, which received a direct hit from a rebel F-16 on the night of the coup. Image by Christopher de Bellaigue. Turkey, 2016.
October 4, 2016
Christopher de Bellaigue
Christopher de Bellaigue discusses his recent travels to Turkey to shed light on the degeneration of democracy not only in that country, but more widely.
Tirtha Raj Tamang, a Nepalese migrant worker, says he was exploited by a Nepalese company that sent him to work in Qatar. He was photographed in Doha, Qatar's capital city. Image by Shilu Manandhar. Qatar, 2016.
September 29, 2016 / Global Press Journal
Shilu Manandhar, Yam Kumari Kandel
Many of the Nepalese migrants who seek work abroad are exploited by the Nepalese agencies that help them get there. One man, who went to Qatar for a job, was trapped there even after he asked to...
Lozan B.K., 9, holds a digitally-altered photo of her family. Her father, Giri Prasad B.K., who was added to the photo, went to Qatar as a migrant worker before Lozan was born. He was injured there in a road accident and has been in a vegetative state since 2011. Image by Yam  Kumari Kandel. 2016.
September 29, 2016 / Global Press Journal
Yam Kumari Kandel, Shilu Manandhar
When Nepalese migrant workers are seriously injured while working in Qatar there are no mechanisms that allow for them to return to Nepal. More than a dozen Nepalese workers are comatose or in a...
September 29, 2016 / Global Press Journal
Shilu Manandhar, Yam Kumari Kandel
Twenty Nepalese men who had come to Qatar for work were suddenly stranded in the desert, unable to speak Arabic and even denied access to their passports.